The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 40 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.22% 8.54% 3.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.57% 36.05% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
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£160 £156 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -46.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.75 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.21 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £13.50 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 86 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 23.23% 23.69% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 23 34
Average daily rate £375 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 30
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.21 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.69 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -18 11 £160 +2.40% 4
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) Windows XP
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (28.21%) SCCM
6 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
6 10 (25.64%) MS Office
7 9 (23.08%) Office 365
8 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
8 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (15.38%) DNS
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.82%) DMZ
10 5 (12.82%) Sophos
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Vista
10 5 (12.82%) WSUS
10 5 (12.82%) VMware
10 5 (12.82%) Security Patching
11 4 (10.26%) Firewall
11 4 (10.26%) Wireless
11 4 (10.26%) SSL
11 4 (10.26%) Cisco
12 3 (7.69%) CSS
12 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
12 3 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
12 3 (7.69%) Internet
12 3 (7.69%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 3 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (7.69%) Moodle
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) DNS
2 5 (12.82%) DMZ
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) Wireless
3 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 3 (7.69%) Internet
4 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) LAN
5 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 1 (2.56%) DHCP
6 1 (2.56%) FTP
6 1 (2.56%) HTTP
6 1 (2.56%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) SNA
6 1 (2.56%) ADSL
6 1 (2.56%) Broadband
6 1 (2.56%) APPN
6 1 (2.56%) VLAN
6 1 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Server Support
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
4 5 (12.82%) Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Server Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) APPC
2 1 (2.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.56%) AS400
1 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows XP
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Security Patching
2 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.56%) Network Management
4 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) COBOL
1 1 (2.56%) RPG
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
2 1 (2.56%) XenServer
2 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
2 5 (12.82%) WSUS
3 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Sophos
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) Dell
4 3 (7.69%) Lotus
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.56%) Dell KACE
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam
6 1 (2.56%) Lumension